Barron’s article December 2, 2017: https://www.barrons.com/articles/bitcoin-storms-wall-street-1512188427
What is the ‘VIX – CBOE Volatility Index
VIX is the ticker symbol for the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index, which shows the market’s expectation of 30-day volatility. It is constructed using the implied volatilities of a wide range of S&P 500 index options. This volatility is meant to be forward looking, is calculated from both calls and puts, and is a widely used measure of market risk, often referred to as the “investor fear gauge.”
The following is the 4-year chart for Canopy Growth showing the move from a penny stock to $20.38 today
DESCRIPTION OF BUSINESS
Canopy Growth Corporation is a publicly traded corporation, incorporated in Canada, with its head office
located at 1 Hershey Drive, Smiths Falls, Ontario. The Company’s common shares are listed on the TSX,
under the trading symbol “WEED” after the Company changed from the three letter symbol “CGC” to the
new four letter symbol on February 1, 2017.
The condensed interim consolidated financial statements as at and for the nine month period ended
December 31, 2016 include Canopy Growth Corporation and its subsidiaries (together referred to as the
“Company”) and the Company’s interest in affiliated companies. The Company’s major subsidiaries
include Tweed Inc. (“Tweed”), Tweed Farms Inc. (“Tweed Farms”), and Bedrocan Canada Inc.
(“Bedrocan”), which are all licensed producers of medical cannabis in Canada. The principal activities of
Tweed and Bedrocan are the production and sale of medical cannabis and the principal activity of Tweed
Farms is the growing, possession and shipping of medical cannabis as regulated by the Access to
Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (“ACMPR”). A complete list of the Company’s subsidiaries
and interests in affiliates is detailed in Note 2.
November 14,2017: Canopy swings to quarterly loss even as revenue surges 107%
December 2, 2017: http://money.cnn.com/2017/12/02/news/canada-cannabis/index.html
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PAINTED PONY ENERGY LTD.
A growth-oriented Canadian public natural gas producer, operating in the Montney formation in Northeast British Columbia. Painted Pony’s philosophy is to grow through production development drilling for natural gas and natural gas liquids. Read more…………………